The Loft conversion Specialists Heatherside
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Heatherside, GU15 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Heatherside
Most loft conversion are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in loft conversion in loft conversion area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
bathroom renovations near Deepcut, GU16 6
garage conversion near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
bathroom renovations near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
bathroom renovations near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included